CMiC Construction Platform vs. Infor Financials & Supply Management

Overview
ProductRatingMost Used ByProduct SummaryStarting Price
CMiC Construction Platform
Score 7.8 out of 10
Mid-Size Companies (51-1,000 employees)
CMiC Project Management is a construction project collaboration and management solution. It centralizes project-related communications and documents onto one platform, and connects the job site with the back-end office.N/A
Infor Financials & Supply Management
Score 9.1 out of 10
N/A
Infor Financials is a cloud-delivered financial suite including general ledger, close management, real-time visibility into customer billing and intercompany billing, reconciliation management and lease accounting, asset accounting and cash management, and extensibility with Infor Treasury Management for Financials.N/A
Pricing
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Editions & Modules
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Offerings
Pricing Offerings
CMiC Construction PlatformInfor Financials & Supply Management
Free Trial
NoNo
Free/Freemium Version
NoNo
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
NoNo
Entry-level Setup FeeNo setup feeNo setup fee
Additional Details
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Community Pulse
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Features
CMiC Construction PlatformInfor Financials & Supply Management
Human Resource Management
Comparison of Human Resource Management features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
5.9
29 Ratings
22% below category average
Infor Financials & Supply Management
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Ratings
Employee demographic data5.119 Ratings00 Ratings
Employment history6.523 Ratings00 Ratings
Job profiles and administration7.019 Ratings00 Ratings
Workflow for transfers, promotions, pay raises, etc.6.318 Ratings00 Ratings
Organizational charting5.613 Ratings00 Ratings
Organization and location management6.213 Ratings00 Ratings
Compliance data (COBRA, OSHA, etc.)4.818 Ratings00 Ratings
Payroll Management
Comparison of Payroll Management features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
6.2
23 Ratings
15% below category average
Infor Financials & Supply Management
9.1
1 Ratings
22% above category average
Pay calculation6.623 Ratings9.11 Ratings
Support for external payroll vendors5.114 Ratings00 Ratings
Off-cycle/On-Demand payment7.014 Ratings00 Ratings
Benefit plan administration5.816 Ratings9.11 Ratings
Direct deposit files6.920 Ratings9.11 Ratings
Salary revision and increment management6.719 Ratings00 Ratings
Reimbursement management4.914 Ratings00 Ratings
Asset Management
Comparison of Asset Management features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
4.8
18 Ratings
44% below category average
Infor Financials & Supply Management
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Ratings
Tracking of all physical assets4.818 Ratings00 Ratings
Reporting & Analytics
Comparison of Reporting & Analytics features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
7.1
54 Ratings
14% below category average
Infor Financials & Supply Management
9.1
1 Ratings
24% above category average
Dashboards7.441 Ratings9.11 Ratings
Standard reports6.553 Ratings9.11 Ratings
Custom reports6.844 Ratings9.11 Ratings
Data exportability7.851 Ratings00 Ratings
Construction Project & Field Management
Comparison of Construction Project & Field Management features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
6.3
104 Ratings
19% below category average
Infor Financials & Supply Management
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Ratings
Plan distribution & viewing6.065 Ratings00 Ratings
Plan markups & sharing5.161 Ratings00 Ratings
Issue tracking & punchlists5.679 Ratings00 Ratings
Photo documentation5.775 Ratings00 Ratings
Jobsite reports5.986 Ratings00 Ratings
Document sharing5.887 Ratings00 Ratings
RFI tools7.888 Ratings00 Ratings
Collaboration & approvals7.193 Ratings00 Ratings
As-built drawings5.252 Ratings00 Ratings
Mobile app7.162 Ratings00 Ratings
Submittal design and management7.383 Ratings00 Ratings
Checklists5.745 Ratings00 Ratings
Meeting Minutes6.649 Ratings00 Ratings
Specifications5.937 Ratings00 Ratings
Change orders8.058 Ratings00 Ratings
Estimating
Comparison of Estimating features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
6.3
55 Ratings
23% below category average
Infor Financials & Supply Management
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Takeoff tools4.520 Ratings00 Ratings
Job costing7.751 Ratings00 Ratings
Cost databases8.042 Ratings00 Ratings
Cost calculator7.329 Ratings00 Ratings
Bid creation4.028 Ratings00 Ratings
Customization
Comparison of Customization features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
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Ratings
Infor Financials & Supply Management
9.1
1 Ratings
23% above category average
API for custom integration00 Ratings9.11 Ratings
Plug-ins00 Ratings9.11 Ratings
Security
Comparison of Security features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
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Ratings
Infor Financials & Supply Management
8.6
1 Ratings
5% above category average
Single sign-on capability00 Ratings8.21 Ratings
Role-based user permissions00 Ratings9.11 Ratings
General Ledger and Configurable Accounting
Comparison of General Ledger and Configurable Accounting features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
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Ratings
Infor Financials & Supply Management
7.9
1 Ratings
4% above category average
Accounts payable00 Ratings7.31 Ratings
Accounts receivable00 Ratings7.31 Ratings
Global Financial Support00 Ratings7.31 Ratings
Primary and Secondary Ledgers00 Ratings6.41 Ratings
Journals and Reconciliations00 Ratings9.11 Ratings
Configurable Accounting00 Ratings7.31 Ratings
Standardized Processes00 Ratings9.11 Ratings
Inventory Management
Comparison of Inventory Management features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
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Ratings
Infor Financials & Supply Management
9.1
1 Ratings
14% above category average
Location management00 Ratings9.11 Ratings
Order Management
Comparison of Order Management features of Product A and Product B
CMiC Construction Platform
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Ratings
Infor Financials & Supply Management
9.1
1 Ratings
16% above category average
Pricing00 Ratings9.11 Ratings
Order entry00 Ratings9.11 Ratings
Credit card processing00 Ratings9.11 Ratings
Cost of goods sold00 Ratings9.11 Ratings
Order Orchestration00 Ratings9.11 Ratings
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User Ratings
CMiC Construction PlatformInfor Financials & Supply Management
Likelihood to Recommend
8.1
(113 ratings)
9.1
(1 ratings)
Likelihood to Renew
8.6
(7 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Usability
6.5
(6 ratings)
8.2
(1 ratings)
Availability
9.0
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Performance
7.0
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Support Rating
5.2
(96 ratings)
8.2
(1 ratings)
In-Person Training
7.5
(2 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Online Training
8.0
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Implementation Rating
7.7
(5 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Configurability
8.0
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Product Scalability
9.0
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Vendor post-sale
9.0
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
Vendor pre-sale
9.0
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
User Testimonials
CMiC Construction PlatformInfor Financials & Supply Management
Likelihood to Recommend
CMiC
  • The platform is well suited for tracking project financials. The direct tie between the project budgets and costs on the accounting side makes this platform extremely valuable as we have real time cost data to make decisions from.
  • The platform is great in that it integrates the majority of our major processes. We can track a pursuit in Opportunity Management and push that information directly to a project. We hire people through the system and they are available to input on a project. We track time and pay people through CMiC and even manage our equipment fleet. This one platform satisfies a lot of our business needs, which makes our technology stack a bit easier to manage.
  • The platform as it stands today is not well suited for mobile consumption. We have users not use the mobile platform due to issues with losing data when not in wifi and issues with not understanding how to use the system.
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Infor
If you have a large organization and there are few segments where ERP coverage is expensive and not efficient (for instance in newly acquired entities not yet fully integrated) then Infor CloudSuite Financials can be immensely helpful. As it not only offers an efficient and effective tool, but it can also help in unraveling the integration and coverage challenges which would crop up while executing complete PMI.
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Pros
CMiC
  • The user interface is similar to that of other project management software applications so folks in our company that had previously used other applications have been able to switch over fairly easily.
  • I really like the software and it was much less expensive than other applications.
  • I like the mobile application so that our superintendents can view the documentation on their phones.
  • I really like the punch list capability mobile field, however, we have a hard time getting our superintendents to use it for some reason.
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Infor
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Cons
CMiC
  • Entering a code of the vendor instead of the company name while recording an invoice takes time and seems counter intuitive
  • Editing an invoice created through Image Management on the AP side is limited to description and address field. When changing the rest (invoice# or a date or an amount) - the whole trace of who entered/submitted/approved disappears. The way it works now is: deleting an invoice from the batch, locating it through Registry/invoice search, unsubmitting it, making changes, submitting, adding back to batch - time consuming
  • In Multiple distribution pop up window, when entering a new invoice, I'd make the field "Company" to be autofilled once "Job" is entered. It takes time to memorize what job number belongs to what company.
  • There is only web version available and it is limited compare to a desktop client. For instance I can only make one change at a time and save it. Multiple changes don't get saved in one click
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Infor
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Likelihood to Renew
CMiC
This is a platform that would continue to be in the best interest for our company. I just hope that CMiC support removes the gaps between the enhancements that they create to better the system to what they currently have
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Infor
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Usability
CMiC
I believe it isn't easy to use and is unintuitive. Undecipherable error messages appear throughout the application without indicating what is wrong or how to correct it, in my experience. The terminology on the screens is specific to Canada, which adds to the confusion.
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Infor
Usability is its core strength and we also have fantastic user survey results
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Reliability and Availability
CMiC
Sometimes since this is a cloud based product the system can become slow but we haven’t had any issues of availability without CMiC first letting us know it would be down
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Infor
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Performance
CMiC
Reports are pretty shown to run but general pages typically load pretty quick.
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Infor
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Support Rating
CMiC
The support team [has] been in touch with our deployment team and has given them effective guidance up to completion. It has helped us in [the] best methods of resource allocation and secure record-keeping process. We have tracked all our billing information and made the right payments with documentation and avoided [unnecessary losses]. [The] support team has [to] lead our teams to the right channels and empowering our team with the right skills for maximum production.
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Infor
Credible, reliable and effective support
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In-Person Training
CMiC
The training was on system functions and not really how best to use it for our business. It would have been nice to be provided recommendations for use rather than just a blank slate of functionality.
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Infor
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Online Training
CMiC
I felt the training was good and the trainers knew the software.
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Infor
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Implementation Rating
CMiC
Lots of confusion between sales and implementation regarding what was included and not included...the security encountered a "bug" and made it extremely difficult to set up roles and individual responsibilities
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Infor
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Alternatives Considered
CMiC
CMiC Construction Platform is the best price point in the market. Others are revenue-based billings, and the annual fees reflect as such. CMiC Construction Platform support staff is generally amazing and offers real-time support on critical issues. The imaging and workflow functions are real-time savers. CMiC Construction Platform is generally a smaller and in touch organization that treats your team like their own and stays with you after the purchase.
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Infor
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Scalability
CMiC
CMiC has several key features that can either work together or independently depending on your companies needs.
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Infor
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Return on Investment
CMiC
  • Better project visibility, surely. I can step into a former project and see how well/poorly it was run.
  • Forecasting underway - nearly complete with year 2.
  • Cost status tracking - this has been valuable, especially when figuring out how much of a liquid budget is left over.
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Infor
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